Sega has revealed the release date for their 2D platforming throwback Sonic Mania. The game will be available for digital purchase on August 15.
The game was originally slated to release in autumn, but was pushed back to its new winter window.
From the video description:
Sonic Mania arrives this August! Join Sonic, Tails, & Knuckles in a new 2D Adventure as they explore brand new levels, re-live completely updated classics, and battle fearsome new bosses. Get ready for the ultimate celebration of past and future. Get ready for Sonic Mania.
Sonic Mania features remixed versions of older stages, and brand-new additions. It will be available digitally for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC on August 15. We’ll keep you updated if the New Zealand release date happens to be different.